The Houston office of Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP is hiring a Legal Personnel and Recruiting Manager to oversee associate life. The primary responsibilities include:
oversight of the recruiting process from on-campus interviews to lateral associates.
orientation, on-boarding and integration of summer associates and associates.
participation and coordination of Houston and firm-wide committees.
management of professional development programs, social activities and budget.
retention, development and evaluation of associates.
The Manager reports to the Chief Legal Personnel Officer based in the New York office. The manager also works closely with leadership in the Houston office.
The ideal candidate has an ability to work collaboratively and effectively within a team. S/He is also a self-starter who inspires trust and confidence. A minimum of 5+ years of experience in legal personnel and administration is expected. Flex time schedule request will be considered
About Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP
Willkie is an elite international law firm that offers a wide range of legal services. Our attorneys provide effective and efficient solutions to the evolving needs of a diversified client base. Our strength lies not only in the breadth of our practice areas but also in the expertise that each of our attorneys contributes to the firm. We take pride in knowing that we deliver the highest quality work product to all of our clients. Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP was founded over 125 years ago upon principles that still characterize our practice today. Our founders and memorable colleagues, like Wendell Willkie and Felix Frankfurter, established a strong foundation of integrity, innovation, pragmatism, flexibility and intellectual agility designed to continually meet the ever-changing business needs of our clients. These values form our approach to providing legal and business advisory services today.